Alligator - American Alligator

Alligator  -  American Alligator
Kingdom
  Animal
Class
  Reptile
Genus
  Alligator
Species
  American Alligator
Status
  Least Concern
Added by
  JindoJeff - cheetah
Date Updated
  Fri Jul 4 17:06:44 2014
Image Credit
  JindoJeff
Image Comment
  -
Image From
  Gatorland
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  • American Alligators like to float, partially submerged, in lakes, swamps and marshes.
  • The American Alligator was endangered in the mid 1900's because it was hunted for it's skin.
  • American Alligators hunt in or near freshwater.
  • American Alligators eat all sorts of animals, including fish, mammals and birds.
  • Male American Alligators roar to attract a mate.
  • American Alligators females lay from 25 to 60 eggs at a time.
  • American Alligators make a large nest of mud and vegetation to cover and protect their eggs.
  • American Alligators hatchlings may stay with their mother for up to three years.
  • American Alligators have heavily plated / boney backs.
  • American Alligators have webbed feet.

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